The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Non-Functional Testing over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Non-Functional Testing (NFT)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 67 -
Permanent jobs citing Non-Functional Testing 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £33,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

Non-Functional Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 391 445 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.93% 89.72% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 356 390 432
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Non-Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Non-Functional Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Non-Functional Testing in Tyne and Wear

Non-Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Non-Functional Testing in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Non-Functional Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Non-Functional Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Psychology
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience

Non-Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Cognitive Psychology
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Psychology
1 1 (50.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB